This beautiful and rare antique chess set was produced between 1933 and the late 1950's. This chess set is black and natural lacquered Orangewood and has green felt on bottom of each piece.The pieces are in near mint to mint condition. It comes with its original wooden box which is made out of cedar with the manufacturers name on the inside of the box. Pinney chessman were used in chess tournament halls and chess clubs around the country.
Pinney was a pattern worker by profession and at 56 decided to make his own chessman and open his own business. He was one of the first U. Manufacturers to produce chessman on a mass scale. Before that, most of the tournament size chess sets were imported from Germany, England and France. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Games\Chess\Vintage Chess".
The seller is "happyday-11" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.